School of English and Drama

Upcoming Events

The School of English and Drama hosts and organises a wide variety of lectures, workshops, conferences, and seminars. During term-time, our postgraduates organise two important seminar series: QUORUM, run by Drama students, and the Postgraduate Research Seminar, run by English students.


A Season of Bangla Drama - 2-25 November 2018

Just over three weeks to go until A Season of Bangla Drama 2018 opens for it’s 16th year!

November 2 - November 26


Queen Mary Writers presents: Nikesh Shukla Reading and In Conversation with Bidisha - Tuesday 13 November 2018

Nikesh Shukla & Bidisha.

November 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


‘The Way We Live Now: Credit and Credibility’ Symposium

Join us as we explore representations of credit in the arts and humanities.

November 16 @ 9:30 am - 6:00 pm


Panel Discussion for Year 12/13 Students: Is ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ really a feminist text? – Wednesday 21 November 2018

Experts from our School of English and Drama come together to discuss Margaret Atwood's famous dystopian novel.

November 21 @ 3:15 pm - 6:00 pm

English Master’s Open Event – Wednesday 28 November 2018

Join us for an evening reception with drinks to find out about our English Master's offering: MA English Literature.

November 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

English and Drama A-Level Revision Day – Wednesday 20 February 2019

20th February 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Group sessions with top academics from Queen Mary will look at key A-level English and Drama texts and concepts to help with your revision.